|AT-38 flies last mission at Columbus |
AT-38 flies last mission at Columbus
Columbus Air Force Base, Miss. -- December 11, 2000 -- (AFPN) -- People here witnessed the end of an era Dec. 8 when the 49th Flying Training Squadron completed its last training mission as part of the 14th Flying Training Wing.
Photo by Master Sgt. Fernando Serna
The 49th FTS is moving to Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The last AT-38 trainer is scheduled to leave Columbus AFB and arrive at Moody AFB Dec. 20. Air Education and Training Command flies the AT-38, a modified version of the T-38, to prepare pilots for fighter aircraft such as the F-15, F-16 and A-10.